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JOIN THE CROWD…

Just when I think I’ve heard it all….now comes “crowdfunding” to help with the expense of purchasing a home. Yup… Some desperate home buyers who aren’t able to save enough for a down payment are turning to crowdfunding. And mortgage lenders are making it easier for buyers to do so. CMG Financial, a mortgage provider, launched […]

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Random Q4 Real Estate Ramblings…

This has certainly been an interesting year for real estate in Central Oregon. I use the word interesting because “hot”, “crazy” and other adjectives like those don’t fit for every area in the high desert. Northwest Crossing is still “hot and crazy” and attracting families at a rate and at prices that continue to have […]

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File Under…Unbelievable!

Now…I’ve never been one to bash a competitor to make myself look better. In fact, I find that many of my real estate competitors do a good job of bashing themselves and don’t require any help from me. I look at the new Central Oregon listings on our Multiple Listing Service (MLS) every day. And […]

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Buyers…..Beware!

I spend a ton of time here yakking about listing homes.  But the reality is that I spend nearly 50% of my time with buyers. And in this current market, there are some things that buyers would be wise to think about – in my humble opinion. First – if you are buying a home, […]

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Baby Boomers Bustin’ Out…

According to Freddie Mac’s newly released “55+ Survey Of Housing Pland & Perceptions Of Those Born Before 1961”  (who comes up with these names???) there could be a great migration in the next several years. Seems Baby Boomers and others aged 55 or older, comprising up to several million current home owers, say they plan […]

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